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  • Generations and Other True Storiesby Bryan Woolley

    Dzanc Books 2016; US$ 9.99

    This third collection of true stories from award-winning journalist and novelist Bryan Woolley with an introduction by author John Nichols includes the deeply moving title story "Generations," as well as his features and personality profiles from The Dallas Morning News. In this volume of twenty-seven pieces, including the winner of a 1995 Missouri... more...

  • The War On The Oldby John Sutherland

    Biteback Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99

    The war on the old has been declared. In the post-Brexit world, intergenerational conflict has become a visible phenomenon. There is an overwhelming sense of blame from younger generations: it was 'the wrinklies', the grey-haired plutocracy, who voted Leave; who are overburdening hospitals, shutting the youth out of the housing market and hoarding... more...

  • Savage Sand and Surfby Lisa A. Eargle; Ashraf Esmail

    UPA 2015; US$ 29.99

    This book is a multi-faceted examination into one of the most recent natural disasters in the United States?Hurricane Sandy. Scholars from multiple disciplines address a wide range of important aspects of this event, including unique meteorological and social impacts of Sandy and the disaster?s intersection with vulnerable social groups in society.... more...

  • Pop Scienceby Eduard Kaeser

    Schwabe Verlag Basel 2013; US$ 14.99

    Wissenschaft in Fernsehen, Quiz und FeuilletonPopularisierung von Expertenwissen - dieses altehrwürdige aufklärerische Anliegen hat sich unter den aktuellen wirtschaftlichen, medialen und kulturellen Bedingungen grundlegend gewandelt. Auf der einen Seite machen die (Natur-)Wissenschaften, beflügelt von ihren Erfolgen, der Religion deren traditionelles... more...

  • Don't Get Too Comfortableby David Rakoff

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2005; US$ 15.00

    A bitingly funny grand tour of our culture of excess from an award-winning humorist. Whether David Rakoff is contrasting the elegance of one of the last flights of the supersonic Concorde with the good-times-and-chicken-wings populism of Hooters Air; working as a cabana boy at a South Beach hotel; or traveling to a private island off the coast of... more...

  • True Prepby Lisa Birnbach; Chip Kidd

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 12.95

    From Lisa Birnbach, the author of The Official Preppy Handbook, comes True Prep, which looks at how the old guard of natural-fiber-loving, dog-worshipping, G&T-soaked preppies adapts to the new order of the Internet, cell phones, rehab, political correctness, reality TV, and . . . polar fleece. more...

  • Questioning Qualitative Inquiryby Martyn Hammersley

    SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 47.00

    Provocative essays on current developments and debates that are essential reading for anyone interested in the future of qualitative research. more...

  • Drawing the Line Once Againby Paul Goodman

    PM Press 2009; US$ 12.00

    Painting a vivid picture of 1960s counterculture ideas, this new collection of the late Paul Goodman's essential anarchist writingsfrom utopian essays to practical proposalsreveals how he inspired the dissident youth of the era and profoundly influenced movement theory and practice. Long out-of-print, these provocative, insightful, and incisive... more...

  • Butch is a Nounby S. Bear Bergman

    Arsenal Pulp Press 2010; US$ 18.99

    A new edition of S. Bear Bergman?s first book, on what it means to be butch. more...

  • Hooking Upby Tom Wolfe

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010; US$ 7.39

    Only yesterday boys and girls spoke of embracing and kissing (necking) as getting to first base. Second base was deep kissing, plus groping and fondling this and that. Third base was oral sex. Home plate was going all the way. That was yesterday. Here in the Year 2000 we can forget about necking. Today's girls and boys have never heard of anything... more...